‘The Illusion’ hits the stage

Offering a magical take on the pitfalls of parenting, The Illusion tells the tale of one man’s search to be reunited with his son before it’s too late.

The play, written by Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner, opened Tuesday (Oct. 21) at Trinity Western University and continues until Nov. 1. "This show is somewhere between The Princess Bride and Pirates of the Caribbean," said actor Bryan Sandberg, who provides plenty of comic relief as the laughable lunatic Matamore.

The show is the TWU directorial debut for Kate Muchmore, a Langley resident who joined the faculty at the School of the Arts, Media + Culture in fall 2013.

For tickets and more show information, visit Twu.ca/theatre or call 604-513-2121, extension 3872.

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